Dr. Pooja A Chawla is working as Professor and Head, Department of Pharmaceutical
Analysis, ISF College of Pharmacy Moga, India. She has nearly 15 years of experience in the
research, discovery and development of biologically active pharmaceuticals. Dr. Chawla
holds a PhD degree in Medicinal Chemistry and has published 3 books, 5 book chapters and
more than 50 papers in national/international journals and is serving as a reviewer for
international journals of repute. She also presented a poster at FIP 2011 and CTDDR 2013
and delivered an oral talk at World Chemistry Congress, Dubai 2019. Dr. Chawla has been
awarded as Bentham Ambassador for the year 2019-20. She is always willing to learn more
and more in the pharmaceutical field and upgrade her knowledge. She has guided 47 post
graduate projects and her research team consists of 9 master and 4 doctoral research scholars.
S. Kabilan Annamalai University Chidambaram (India)
Dr. S. Kabilan is presently serving as a Professor and Dean at the Department of Chemistry, Annamalai University in India. He completed his M.Sc in 1982 and Ph.D. in 1989 in Chemistry Annamalai University, India. His research interest includes the Synthesis of biological active Organic compounds and reaction dynamics. Currently working on Designing active molecules using Schrodinger software, followed by synthesizing the active molecules. Completed projects CSIR-2, DBT, DBT(NEC), ICMR and UGC. He has contributed his valuable publications in different scientific journals.
J.-Q. Liu Guangdong Medical University Dongguan (China)
Jian-Qiang Liu received Ph.D from Northwest University. He completed his postdoc at Tsinghua University (with Prof. Lin Mei, 2015-2016) and has been working as a full professor at Guangdong Medical University. His research interests include multifunctional metal-organic framework nanomaterials, and stimuli-responsive (bio) polymers. He has published more than 50 papers. H-index = 22. He has been appointed as an editorial board member of several journals, such as: Interdisciplinary Journal of Chemistry; and EC Pharmacology and Toxicology etc.
A. Mermer University of Health Sciences Turkey Istanbul (Turkey)
Dr. Arif mermer received his PhD from Karadeniz Technical University, Department of
Chemistry. He is now in University of Health Sciences-Turkey, Department of Biotechnology
as Assist. Prof. His research interest includes the synthesis of bioactive organic compounds
such as anticancer, antiviral, antimicrobial agents. He has published more than 20 scientific
articles and conference proceedings in national/international journals. He has been awarded as
Bentham Ambassador for the year 2019-20.
V. Pokrovsky Peoples' Friendship University Moscow (Russia)
Dr Vadim Pokrovsky received his PhD in Oncology from the Blokhin Cancer Research Centre in 2010. Currently, he is the Head of the laboratory of combined treatment at the N.N. Blokhin Cancer Research Center. Also, he is the Professor and the Head of Department of Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, People’s Friendship University. Besides, he is a reviewer for international Journals such as Recent Patents on Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery, Clinical and Translational Oncology, etc., and is a member of several professional societies (EACR, ASCO, AACR). Moreover, he has published several papers in well-reputed journals.
B.B. Shingate Marathwada University Aurangabad (India)
Dr. Bapurao B. Shingate is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Chemistry, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Maharashtra (INDIA). He did Master of Science (M. Sc.) in Organic Chemistry from Department of Chemistry, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad in 1999. Also, he did Ph.D. from Division of Organic Chemistry, National Chemical Laboratory, University of Pune, Pune (2010). Dr. Shingate has numerous scientific publications to his credit. He has received various honors/awards for his contributions over the years.
E. Sobarzo-Sánchez Universidad Central de Chile Santiago (Chile)
Eduardo Marcelo Sobarzo Sanchez is a Full Professor and Researcher at the Instituto de Investigación e Innovación en Salud (I3S), Universidad Central de Chile (CHILE). He was a professor and researcher at the University of Chile (CHILE) and University of Santiago de Compostela (USC, SPAIN), wherein he followed as an associate researcher at the Faculty of Pharmacy (USC) in the field of Natural Products- Medicinal Chemistry against CNS diseases, experimental studies about drug delivery systems and parasitology. From these research lines, there have been generated more than 100 scientific articles of high impact factor in the field of Chemistry, Pharmacy and Nanotechnology compiled in several journals.
S.J.J. Titinchi University of the Western Cape Cape Town (South Africa)
Dr. Salam Titinchi is an Associate Professor at the Department of Chemistry, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa. He obtained his PhD from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee. He has published more than 60 scientific articles and conference proceedings in the field of catalysis, medicinal chemistry and nanomaterial and edited a book and authored two book chapters on drug delivery and catalysis. He serves on the editorial boards of an international scientific journal. His research interests lie in the field of design and synthesis of new potential anticancer compounds, coordination polymers and advanced nanomaterial for environmental applications and green chemistry.
A.P. Toropova Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri IRCCS Milan (Italy)
Alla P. Toropova (PhD) has been working in Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Milano, Italy. She had published of about 240 papers in international journals on QSPR/QSAR
analysis for inorganic and organometallic compounds, in particular, thermodynamic properties of
coordination compounds of bioactive metals, and thermodynamic properties (e.g. solubility) of
nano substances. She has been working since over 20 years in the fields of Chemoinformatics and
Nanoinformatics. She also has made scientific collaborations with many experts in the fields of
Chemoinformatics and Nanoinformatics throughout the world.
Atta-ur-Rahman, FRS (32052 citations) Honorary Life Fellow Kings College University of Cambridge Cambridge (UK) Biography
Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman, Ph.D. in organic chemistry from Kings College, University of Cambridge (1968), has 1235 international publications in several fields of organic chemistry including, 349 books published largely by major U.S. and European presses. He was elected as Fellow of Royal Society (London) (2006) and won the prestigious UNESCO Science Prize (1999).
Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman was conferred honorary D.Sc. degrees by many leading world universities including the University of Cambridge and appointed an Honorary Life Fellow of Kings College, University of Cambridge. The Austrian government honoured him with its high civil award (“Grosse Goldene Ehrenzeischen am Bande") (2007). He is Professor Emeritus at the University of Karachi, Pakistan. Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman was appointed Academician (Foreign Member) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (2015). He won the “Friendship Award of China” (2014) and was conferred the highest scientific award of China, the International Science & Technology Cooperation Award, by President Xi Jinping (2020). He was bestowed with the International Scientific Corporation Award (2014) and the “Einstein Professorship” by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) (2013). He was also elected as Foreign Member of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology. Research Institutes have been established in his name in China, Malaysia and Pakistan.
M. Iqbal Choudhary (27325 citations) H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry University of Karachi Karachi (Pakistan) Biography
Biography of M. Iqbal Choudhary
Dr. M. Iqbal Choudhary is a Distinguished National Professor of Organic Chemistry and Director at International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (H. E. J. Research Institute of Chemistry and Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research). He is among the most prominent scientists of Pakistan, recognized for his original contributions in the fields of natural products and bioorganic chemistry. He has written and edited 50 books, most of which have been published in USA and Europe. He is also the author of over 900 research papers and chapters in top international science journals of the West, as well as 43 US patents. The cumulative impact factor of his publications is over 1,750. This is by far the largest number of quality publications from any scientist in Pakistan. He has been among the most cited scientists of Pakistan in last five years with citations exceeding 11,000 (h-Index: 41).
Davide Barreca Department of Chemical, Biological, Pharmaceutical and Environmental Sciences University of Messina Messina (Italy) Biography
Biography of Davide Barreca
Davide Barreca is an Associate Professor of biochemistry at the University of Messina. He is
specialized in enzyme modulation by natural compounds, inhibition of protein aggregation and
activation of signal apoptotic cascade. Most of his research projects concentrate on separation and
identification of unknown flavonoids, structural-activity elucidation, and biochemical analysis of
their health promoting or cytotoxicity properties on cells culture. He is author of over 90 papers in
peer-reviewed journals, 30 chapters in books, and 70 conference proceedings and reviewer of over
40 international scientific journals.